News on diagnostic systems for drugs of abuse and toxicology.
The accreditation covers postmortem and human performance toxicology analysis, including driving under the influence of drugs and alcohol testing.
Abbott said that a lawsuit it filed Thursday tries to obtain important information from Alere before its acquisition is completed.
The firm's confirmation that it is on track with current and Q3 financial report timing may not be enough to appease would-be acquirer Abbott.
Although the financial filing sheds increased light on Alere's business, the company is asking for an extension to file its second quarter financial statements.